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1827 – Born on the 17th of July in London. 1851 – He studied chemistry for six years under A.W. Von Hofmann at the Royal College of Chemistry, then              became professor of chemistry at the Royal Military Academy. 1854 – He was appointed chemist to the War Department and chemical referee to the government. ..

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1913 – Born on the 27th 0f April  in Tacoma, Washington. 1939 – He was among the first American scientists to verfiy Nuclear Fission in an            article submitted to the Physical Review in February. 1940 – He was the co-discoverer of the element Neptunium on the 8th of June.        – He ..

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1872 – Born on the 31st of May in Wilton, New Hampshire. 1894 – He graduated from Massachusetts Institute Of Technology located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1895 – He was hired because of his skill at laboratory work, despite his lack of experience in astronomy. 1896 – He became acting director of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory ..

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1843 – Charles Conrad Abbott was born on June 4, 1843, in Trenton, New Jersey. 1852-1858 – He was educated at the Trenton Academy. 1860-1865 – He studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. An active naturalist, archaeologist, and author, Abbott was heavily involved in local archaeology and Indian history in the Delaware Valley. 1875 ..

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1838 – Born on the 3rd of December in New York City.        – He grew up in a prosperous merchant family in New York City. 1857 – He excelled in mathematics and chemistry, and graduated from the Free Academy.            – He then taught engineering for two years at the University of Michigan  ..

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1840 – Born on the 23th of January in Eisenach, Germany.   1861 – Studied physics and mathematics as an undergraduate at the University of Jena and went to graduate school at the University of Gottingen, where he received a doctorate in thermodynamics.   1863 – He joined the faculty at the University of Jena ..

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1813 – Born on the 5th of August in Orsta, Norway. 1826 – His father, a small peasant-farmer named Ivar Jonsson died. 1831 – He opened an elementary school in his native parish. 1833 – He entered the household of H. C. Thoresen, the husband of the eminent writer Magdalene Thoresen, in Heroy. 1841 – ..

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1257 – He was born in the Italian town from which he takes his name, now Abano Terme, a Town in the                  province of Padua, Italy. 1270 – He quickly gained a great reputation as a physician.           –  He was twice brought to trial by the Inquisition.    1315 – ..

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